oil embargo

oil embargo

The Kingdom (2007) | Intro Cinematic

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I always enjoyed the opening cinematic from 2007's The Kingdom, both because of its art style and because of its brief explanation of the events throughout history that eventually lead to the attacks being carried out on September 11, 2001. From the accidental discovery of oil in the Middle East, to intervention in foreign affairs, to the oil embargo of the 1970s, the intro cinematic explains what likely caused the tension and buildup to the events of 9/11. If only people would learn from the mistakes of the past...